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Uprising in Iran

Title
Uprising in Iran
Genre
Interview
TX Date
27 Dec 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:07
Description
William McKinley, Shah’s representative, on the uprising in Iran and the possible downfall of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. Speaker left to work in Italy but says that he may not return to the country and that people are fleeing the country. McKinley is also concerned that revolutionaries would not bring democracy to Iran. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
William McKinley
Keywords
Iran; Revolutions; Mohammad Reza Pahlavi; Shah of Iran; Political conflicts; Italy; Democracy; Foreigners; Iranian revolution (1979)

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